• Dedication of the Shaw Memorial 1897

    Boston African American

    National Historic Site Massachusetts

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  • Labor Day, Monday September 1st Begins Fall Schedule for Walking Tours

    There will be a Black Heritage Trail walking tour on Monday, September 1st at 2 p.m. Please meet your Ranger at the Robert Gould Shaw Memorial on Beacon Street.

Event Details

  • 08/16/2013

    Location: African Meeting House | Map Time: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM Fee Information: FREE Contact Name: Boston African American NHS Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: (617) 742-5415

Come and visit the sites in Boston that trace the life and actions of one of the most visionary
leaders of the American Civil War. Learn how Andrew directly guided the conflict towards the
goal of emancipation through the formation of the 54th Regiment. Tour starts at the African
 Meeting House on Beacon Hill and ends at the Robert Gould Memorial on Beacon Street;
60 minutes; 15 person maximum.